Category Archives: New Left

Sam Harris: Waking Up With Sam Harris- Mark Lilla: What Happened To Leftism

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat It sort of pains me to say this (ha, ha) but this is an area where I agree with right-wing talk show host and writer Dennis Prager. He separates liberalism … Continue reading

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Christian Science Monitor: Jessica Mendoza- What is ANTIFA and Does Its Rise Mean?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Jessica Mendoza at CMS, pretty sums up exactly what ANTIFA is. (Anti-Fascists Action) They’re essentially a collection of far-leftists, Communists even, of course Socialists, and Anarchists. They’re not the sons … Continue reading

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Daniel J. Mitchell: Disagreeing With Socialism, Despising Marxist Socialism

Source: Daniel J. Mitchcell: Disagreeing With Socialism, Despising Marxist Socialism I agree with Dan Mitchell about one thing in his piece on his blog. That the point that I believe as well that John Judis argued in his column at The … Continue reading

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Bill Ayers: Notes On Violence

Source: Bill Ayers: Notes On Violence If you look at leftist social-democratic and counter-cultural movements from the 1960s and today, you have three different movements on the Left in America. The Martin L. King civil rights and then later People’s Campaign … Continue reading

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The Bully Pulpit: JR Benjamin- Why Identity Politics Fails

Source: The Bully Pulpit: JR Benjamin- Why Identity Politics Fails Why identity politics fails, at least in America? Well, because as much as the Far-Left (so-called Progressives today who are really Socialists) hates to admit this America is still a country … Continue reading

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The New Republic: Opinion- John Judis: The Socialism America Needs Now

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat To give you an idea of what I believe socialism is and what it isn’t, I agree with John Judis at TNR that socialism has a couple layers, three if … Continue reading

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The American Spectator: Opinion- Jeffrey Lord: ‘ANTIFA- The New Ku Klux Klan’

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Here’s an example of a right-winger in this case Jeffrey Lord (former political analyst at CNN) who doesn’t want his side to and have to take any responsibility for anything … Continue reading

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